29 Jan 2005, 11:45 p.m. - Pauline

from L&M Companion [Capt. Richard Rooth was] a 'stout' seaman, according to Coventry. He served under the Commonwealth and held 13 commissions 1661-80. The Mrs Rooth whom Pepys met at Penn's may have been his wife.

17 Feb 2006, 6 a.m. - Ruben

The root of Rooth http://www.houseofnames.com/xq/asp.fc/qx/rooth-family-crest.htm

References

Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

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